| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Whether it's the opponent's top scorer or the Ducks' mood, defenseman Ben Lovejoy has proven in his breakout season he has a firm handle on it.
A confluence of greater maturity and an appreciation of the disparity between Lovejoy's prior NHL job and the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:51 AM
PITTSBURGH — Greetings from Pittsburgh. The Penguins and Kings held their morning skates at the Consol Energy Center in preparation for their game Thursday, and in talking to players and coaches from both sides afterward, the links between the teams...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — When the Kings wrap up their three-game, four-day trip Thursday against Pittsburgh, they'll also finish the non-conference portion of their schedule.
They might not want it to end because they've had such success against the East this...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:36 PM
W&M, ranked 12th nationally, won the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference championship in Annapolis, Md., and thus gained an automatic bid to the NCAA championships April 10-12 in Ann Arbor, Mich.
The Tribe scored 424....
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:38 PM
When I was getting ready for my Chicago sports weekend in Pittsburgh, I made a list of famous Chicago things I might see there: deep dish pizza, potholes, athlete statues, etc.
I should have added "disappointment" to the list.
The Blackhawks fell to...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Aberdeen 5, Edgewood 0: Jake Roberts pitched a complete game, gave up six hits, two walks and struck out two as the visiting Eagles (1-3) shut out the Rams (1-2).
Aberdeen's Owen Smith went 2-for-2 with a homer and four RBI.
Bel Air 13, Patterson Mill...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:30 PM
The regular season will end Sunday, and so will the voting period for the NHL's individual trophies.
Colorado Coach Patrick Roy is too brash to win any popularity contests but he deserves to win the Jack Adams Award as coach of the year, an honor...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Designated hitter Andrew Sharpe hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning to break a 4-4 tie Thursday as No. 4 Arundel defeated visiting North County, 7-4, in baseball.
Reliever Ryan Benson came in in the fourth inning to pick up his second...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The Colorado Avalanche rose from the dregs of a 29th-place finish last season to win the Central Division title, and the St. Louis Blues collapsed late in the regular season and lost their chance to finish atop the Central, Western Conference and the...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:11 PM
One season under the NHL’s realigned conference setup probably was enough for Eastern teams to veto future additions from the West.
The Detroit Red Wings and Columbus Blue Jackets, who moved from the West to the East before this season, won...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Dale Weise scored 18 minutes 8 seconds into overtime Wednesday night to give the Montreal Canadiens a 5-4 victory over the host Tampa Bay Lightning in the opening game of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.
Daniel Briere passed from...